I needed a compact packable daypack for an upcoming trip up north. We will be Canoeing and have a Basecamp. We will be hiking and Canoeing from the base camp so because space is limited I needed to have a daypack I could take… Continue Reading “KLYMIT – Packable 20L Daypack -2022. Compact and handy to have for those occasional walkabouts.”
A few weeks ago and friend of mine Leigh asked if I would like to go out and hot tent overnight in the snow. well you know me , I jumped at it. And so our little adventure began The first thing i learnt… Continue Reading “First Time Hot Tent Camp”
I was going through my “stuff” today. It’s change of seasons time. So that means checking my packs and goodies I take outdoors with me. Winter is here and in Minnesota that’s the long word for cold. So I update my packs every season… Continue Reading “Something to do…”
This hidden Gem was recommended to me by a friend at work. He said it was a small park but a lot to see and hear. He was not wrong. What hoy to trudge around and enjoy some of natures wonders Check it out… Continue Reading “Watch “Walkabout – Falls Creek Park, Rice County MN. what nice little hidden Gem this is, Joy” on YouTube”
Going fly fishing for me is not all about fishing and catching. Although nabbing a couple nice Bass or Crappue sure helps. But if you watch my fishing videos thats not always, Ok thats not what happens most times. I usually find myself wondering… Continue Reading “Watch “At the waters edge fly-fishing and other wonders of the outdoors” on YouTube”
Yep it was a steamer day. Hot no wind, and miserable to be outside. So I went fishing, tge joy. I’ve always been told the fish don’t bite when it’s that hot out. They obviously don’t watch my videos, They never bite when I’m… Continue Reading “Watch “Hot Hot Day fly fishing Slevin Park, MN. Who said fish don’t bite in the heat” on YouTube”
Diy African traditional walking stick. Used fir many things not just a walking stick. Used for personal defense, and hunting small game and birds. Today more so a swagger stick than anything.
Everytime I have been hiking with Leigh he has used his Kelly Kettle to boil the water for our Coffee with our snack or meal when out trudging. I finally decided to have a look at the cook kits Kelly Kettle offers. I wentvahead… Continue Reading “Watch “Kelly Kettle, Scout Cook Set-with accessories, Bush Lunch for 3” on YouTube”
Sometimes you just have to get one. So I did. My first hatchet or packaxe or camp axe. And gave it a test run. Marbles came through with this guy. Does the job.
Went for a trudge and flyfishing with Leigh. A great day outdoors. Summer is coming the joy. Get out there and enjoy the outdoors safley THE NOVICE SURVIVALIST